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rash that looks like spider bites

A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
24 years experience Ophthalmology
See Dermatologist: To see if in fact are spider bites & not another issue/tick/bed bugs. Take photos of stages. Consider precautions: mattress cover; cover body with ... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
I suspect that these: lesions may not be spider bits. These lesions need to be visualized & a history needs to be obtained in order to make an accurate diagnosis.

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A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jerome Litt
70 years experience Dermatology
RASH IN ARMPITS: Without seeing the rash, it's difficult to make an accurate diagnosis. This sounds like a rash due to either a new sweater or blouse, or an underarm d ... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Unsure: This rash would likely need to be examined and more history obtained to be able to provide you with useful input about the diagnosis or possible treat ... Read More
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Dr. James Seward
21 years experience Dermatology
Shingles : Shingles cannot be passed from one person to another. However, the chicken pox virus that causes shingles is contagious to another person if the othe ... Read More
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Chicken pox: Agree with Dr. Seward. If you had chicken pox you will not catch any thing from Shingles. If you are over 50 you may wish to get vaccination for shing ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jerome Litt
70 years experience Dermatology
BUG BITES?: WHATEVER BUGS THEY ARE, PLEASE TAKE HER TO A DERMATOLOGIST. AND SOON . . .
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Abscess?: If there is any evidence of pus or an abscess this needs to be seen urgently. And, any spreading rash should be evaluated in person urgently.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Cheng
25 years experience Family Medicine
Rash: Oftentimes patients think a rash may be from a spider bite but there was not a witnessed bite.. This oftentimes is a skin infection from a bacteria ca ... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Bite: It may be a spider bite, but then again, it could be a bite from a hornet, wasp or bee. Sight unseen it is difficult to render a dianosis.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Goodpaster
28 years experience Dentistry
Get Immediate Care: You could be having what is known as mrsa. It frequently looks like a spider bite and left untreated can spread through your blood stream quickly and ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
It depends: It depends which kind of spider did the biting.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Rash: It depends on what type spider bites you. If you dont scratch spider bite rash can clear up in a week.

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